Posted July 25 The exhibition, comprised of mixed media, collaborative work by Pendergrass, Russ, and Broadway, shows diverse visual approaches to identity, persona, desire, sexuality, and spirituality in the digital world. The performance, created and performed as an ensemble, incorporates the internet and mobile devices into the practice of physical performance.
The city of Oakland is the seventh largest in the state of California. The metropolis of industrial buildings and thick Bay Area fog is home to roughlyinhabitants.
It prides itself on its ethnic diversity — more than languages and dialects are spoken in Oakland — and its creativity, with more artists per capita than any other city in the United States.
Yet, because of the changing social climate in Oakland, its community is changing. That Friday in January, eight participating spaces held concurrent showings.
Now, the event takes place every first Friday of each month — and spans more than 40 galleries and creative spaces.
Rock Paper Scissors Collective, or RPS, a volunteer-run arts organization, is the only original founding organization left. At its old shop, RPS offered many different services. Workshops were held for everything from writing prison letters to silk screening, from painting to sewing.
Samaiyah Mustafa-Zareef, a high school senior with kinky curls and a small gap between her two front teeth, chimes in. Before it was… a community thing.
People come in and just sit down and sew and make things. Yet, her tone turned playful moments later, her light-hearted attitude shining through the heavy topic. The hub is a co-working, multi-use space open to all community members.
Courageous artists give everyday people permission to be who they really are. Interestingly enough, in contrast to other struggling creative spaces, Impact Hub appears to be thriving. And then, can it scale?Organized with Oakland’s Rock Paper Scissors Collective, “SuperAwesome Salon: ‘Zines & Print Culture” was a one-night only special event during the Oakland Museum of California’s weekly Friday Night events for local zine makers and enthusiasts.
The trio of Broncos running backs were feeling so comfortable in Monday night's victory over Oakland, they played a game of rock, paper, scissors to decide who got to blast into the end zone for a one-yard touchdown.
In the artistic center of Oakland, Uptown, there are numerous art galleries, restaurants, and local food markets where out-of-home advertising can be utilized. Billboards on Mama Buzz café or around Rock Paper Scissors would be an effective advertising strategy.
Rock Paper Scissors / Oakland, CA. December “Solo Exhibit” The Rare Bird / Oakland, CA.
September “UNTITLED ANIMALS” Group Exhibit AG Gallery/About Glamour / Brooklyn, New York. August “TERROIRISM: landscapes & other fertile fields” Gigantic Gallery / Portland, OR. August “World Saving Device” The Hive. Rock Paper Scissors Collective is a California Domestic Corporation filed on January 1, The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is C The Registered Agent on file for this company is Arcolina Panto and is located at Van Location: California (CA).
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